Course ID:KC24_MGRS_A206_EN01

Marugoto A2B1-2 Self-Study Course


This is a course to comprehensively learn about the Japanese language and culture.

In the きいてはなす section, you can gain practical communication skills by listening to a lot of Japanese and practicing speaking. You can also practice speaking for longer periods. In the よんでかく section, you can read emails and sites that have blogs, etc., then try writing your own. The objective is to gain a comprehensive Japanese ability by reading, listening, writing, and speaking. 
If you want to finish up your A2 and move on to the B1 level, then this course is for you!

This course also includes groups. By participating in the group noticeboard, you can feel your companions learning with you, as you study alone.

■About the Japanese Test for Course Recommendation
This course is one level higher than the Marugoto A2B1-1 Self-Study Course.
If you don't know what level of Marugoto courses to take, try taking the Japanese Test for Course Recommendation.

Course Objective "Can-do"

Topic 6 Weddings and Marriage
25.Talk about a friend's recent news with another friend
26.Check with a friend whether something you heard about him / her from another person is true
27.Make a wedding speech for a friend, using notes
28.Read an article from a website about a couple who are planning to get married and understand what kind of wedding they would like
29.Read the results of some research on marriage and understand the main points

Topic 7 Talking about Personal Problems
30.Talk about people who look worried
31.Talk to someone who looks worried
32.Find out about what things other people are worried about and report the results with your comments
33.Read an article from a website offering advice for problems and understand what the problem is and how the person feels
34.Read some advice for problems and understand the main points

Topic 8 Problems When Travelling
35.Ask other people / Answer when you do not understand an announcement at an airport
36.Remember and say where you were and what you were doing
37.Help a friend who has lost something
38.Ask someone for help in an emergency
39.Read an article from a website and understand the problems the writer experienced while travelling and how he / she felt at the time
40.Read an article from a website and understand the problems the writer experienced while travelling and what he / she thinks about it now

Topic 9 Looking for a Job
41.Ask the reception at a company to tell someone that you are here to see him / her
42.Talk about the company you work for and the work you do
43.Read an e-mail asking for advice on job hunting and its reply, and understand what the writers intend to say
44.Read an e-mail about the writer's feelings on job hunting and understand the writer's thoughts and feelings

Teaching Materials Used

You will learn interactively using the Marugoto Japanese Online Course site.
You will manage your study progress, submit assignments, and take tests within the Marugoto Japanese Online Course site.
For more information on study materials, please visit the website introducing the Marugoto Nihongo Online Course.
You can also use a trial. (The trial version is for the A1 level only.)

Google Chrome for Windows or Android, download free, enables you to use the recording and speech recognition function for your speaking practice.

Completion Requirements

Passing Score: score of 60 points or higher

The allocation of points is as follows.
・Study progress 50%
・Assignment 25%
・Test 25%

* You can take the test if you go over 60% in both the study progress of each Topic  and submitted assignments.

The 'Course Registration' button is located at the bottom of the page.

    • Application Period
    • Anytime
    • Attendance Period
    • 6 Months From Course Start
    • Course Type
    • Self-Study
    • Level of Japanese
    • A2 - B1
    • Study Category
    • Integrated
    • Language of Explanation
    • English
    • Expected Hours of Study
    • 32 Hour(s)
    • Course Operator
    • KC(Japan)
    • Course Fee
    • Free